Spanish Language, Literature and Culture

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Popular Spanish Language Films

Best Foreign Language Oscar submissions from Spain

Julieta - Almodovar - - 2016

Flowers for Ane - (Basque) --  2015 

Living is Easy with Eyes Closed -  2014

Blancanieves - 2012

Even the Rain -- 2010 (shortlisted)

Orfanato (Orphanage) - 2007

Volver - Almodovar - 2006 (shortlisted)

Obaba - 2005 

Mar Adentro (The Sea Inside) Javier Bardem - 2004
​Based on a true story of a quadriplegic's 30-year battle to end his own life.  Winner Academy Award. 2004 

Mondays iin the Sun (Los Lunes al sol) - 2002

Juana la Loca (Mad Love) - 2001

All About My Mother (Todo sobre mi madre) - Almodovar - 1999

El Abuelo (The Grandfather) - 1998

Secrets of the Heart (Secretos del corazon) - 1997

Flower of My Secret (La flor de mi secreto) - Almodovar - 1995

Belle Epoque - 1993 

High Heels (Tacones Lejanos) - Almodovar - 1991

Ay, Carmela! - Carlos Saura - (VHS) - 1990

Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown (Mujeres al borde de un ataque de nervios)- Almodovar - 1988 (nominated)

Carmen - Carlos Saura - 1983

That Obscure Object of Desire  - Bunuel - 1977 (nominated)

Cria Cuervos (Raise Ravens) - Carlos Saura - 1976

Other films from Spain

Goya's Ghost

Pan's Labyrinth

Devil's Backbone

Biutiful

Jamón Jamón A Tale of Ham and Passion

Atáme - Tie Me Up Tie Me Down - Almodovar

Belle de Jour - Buñuel

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